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  1. Afghanistan - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Regulations prohibiting the harassment of women (11/07/1394) [2015]. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2015-10-03 | AFG-2015-R-102063

  2. Afghanistan - Equality of opportunity and treatment - Law, Act

    Elimination of Violence Against Women (EVAW) Law, 2009 (Presidential Decree No. 91 of 20 July 2009). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2009-07-20 | AFG-2009-L-102060

    The Law was passed by Presidential Decree on the 20th of July 2009. It provides protection for women against violence as well as forced marriages, under-age marriages and polygamous relationships.

    As at 2016, the EVAW Law had not yet been approved in parliament.


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